Loretta M. Lopez, age 57 life long resident of Pilsen, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at her residence in Chicago, Illinois. Beautiful loving mother of: Ernesto (Bobbie) Alcala, Christine (Maurice) Proffit, Maryjane (Late † Silvano) Gamez, Melissa Alcala, and Richard Castanedo. Cherished grandmother of: Carissa, Alianna, Isaac, Melanie. Loving sister of: Linda (Joseph) Aguirre ad Steve (Kara) Bedolla. Loretta was preceded in death by her parents: †Joseph & Bertha Lopez and her brother † Joseph Lopez Jr.
Loretta was a long time and active member of St. Procopius Church, Loretta attended mass every Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. and religious holidays. Loretta loved her flowers and plants. Loretta loved to travel and since she had a fear of airplanes she drove all over the country her most memorable vacation was driving to the Grand Canyon. Loretta was a hard worker and worked all her adult life she was an avid Dancer she loved to” Boogie Woggie” till she couldn’t Boogie Woggie no more.” She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Funeral Visitation: Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at St. Procopius Church, 1641 S. Allport Street, Chicago, Illinois 60608. Lying in state from 9:15a.m. till the start of Mass at 11:30 a.m. Burial at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 1400 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, Illinois.Print Obituary & Condolences